March 2013
Daily Writing Prompts

A Pen In Each Hand

  1. What’s wrong with this picture?
  2. “What was that number again?”
  3. Get today’s Sunday brunch prompts at Twitter
    1. Use the following five words: their, dance, settled, grunted, immediately.
    2. Drop everything and write a haiku.
    3. Use the phrase, “That seems like an exaggeration.”
  4. March Forth!
  5. She just checked out.
  6. Use a familiar word to mean something unfamiliar.
  7. “I’ve heard all those words, but not put together like that.”
  8. Your character is reluctant to ask for help.
  9. I found something shinier.
  10. Get today’s Sunday brunch prompts at Twitter
    1. Use the following words: spotlight, emerges, exist, brown, mumble
    2. Use the phrase, “I found something shinier.”
    3. Write about an odd combination of aromas or flavors.
  11. Name something after your main character.
  12. Make up a holiday & write about it.
  13. Same argument, but with a new twist.
  14. Bad news at a doctor’s office.
  15. “Beware the Ideas of March”
  16. Write about a new habit/practice you’ve begun since Jan 1st.
  17. Get today’s Sunday brunch prompts at Twitter
    1. Use the following five words: himself, ellipses, restlessly, surface, brushing.
    2. Fill in the blanks: “they’re _____ because they’re ______.”
    3. Fill in the blank: “I _____ed while in the nether land.” (h/t bob)
  18. “Let me tell you about this cave formation.”
  19. Use these three words: glass, frostbite, shimmer.
  20. Write about something that seems to be metal.
  21. “Sorry, you’re not a member.”
  22. Use these three words: garden, rain, tomato.
  23. Write in a library today.
  24. Get today’s Sunday brunch prompts at Twitter
    1. Use the following words: fault, shiver, mirrors, shape, falling
    2. Write about something a neighbor did.
    3. Compare a character to an animal.
  25. Write about unwrapping something.
  26. “We have a warrant for your arrest.”
  27. Use these three words: mint, spare change, confetti.
  28. Look at an object from two or more ways, then write about it.
  29. “You could at least make a little effort.”
  30. Your MC needs to go upstairs, but is suffering from inertia.
  31. Get today’s Sunday brunch prompts at Twitter
    1. Use the following five words: notches, landing, surface, added, drifted.
    2. Fill in the blanks: “don’t judge a _____ by (his/her/its) ______”
    3. Use the phrase, “You don’t have anything I want.” (h/t bob)
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